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35th Cinekid Festival to open October 13 with the world premiere of Captain Nova
The leading festival for kids will kick off with a bang at its new location in Amsterdam Noord, and in 40 other towns and cities across the Netherlands.
08 Jun 2021 -- 8:08
Open call for game and app developers
Cinekid invites artist, designers, studios and agencies to submit games and/or apps for the upcoming MediaLab and for consideration of the Cinekid Game & App Award.
04 May 2021 -- 9:09
Call for entries 2021
Cinekid is accepting entries again! Make sure to send us your children’s media productions for Cinekid festival and Cinekid for Professionals.
01 Mar 2021 -- 9:09
Tweede editie ZappDoc LAB van start met 6 jeugddocumentaire-plannen.
(Dutch only) De tweede editie van ZappDoc LAB (voorheen: Kids & Docs Workshop) is van start gegaan. Deze documentaireworkshop wordt georganiseerd door Cinekid en IDFA met steun van het NPO-fonds en medewerking van de publieke omroepen en Zapp.
18 Dec 2020 -- 9:09
Winners Junior Co-production Market 2020 announced
Two major prizes were handed out during this year’s Junior Co-production Market (JCM).
22 Oct 2020 -- 17:17
Cinekid Festival 2020 has opened!
Netherlands Film Fund and Cinekid celebrate upcoming Dutch Youth Productions! Check out the conversation between Heleen Rouw, Director Cinekid, and Bero Beyer, Director Netherlands Film Fund, while they talk the future of youth productions in the Netherlands, upcoming challenges and opportunities.
07 Oct 2020 -- 15:15
Apply now for ZappDoc LAB (Dutch only)
In het ZappDoc LAB worden makers begeleid bij het ontwikkelen van een filmplan voor een documentaire (film, serie, of podcast) voor kinderen (8-12 jaar). Het ZappDoc LAB staat open voor nieuwe verhalen, vormen en verschillende perspectieven.
30 Sep 2020 -- 12:12
First speakers for Cinekid Industry Forum 2020 revealed
Leading youth media industry event Cinekid for Professionals reveals the first inspiring speakers for its 2020 Industry Forum, running online Monday 19 October to Wednesday 21 October.
15 Sep 2020 -- 9:09
Cinekid’s JCM extends its global reach in 2020
Market selection comprises 20 film and series projects for young audiences from 19 countries.
25 Aug 2020 -- 10:10